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Xynole and/or Vectra

Discussion in 'Strippers, Stitch-n-Glue, and Other Wood Composite' started by Dan Lindberg, Dec 3, 2004.

  1. Dan Lindberg

    Dan Lindberg Ex Wood Hoarder

    I'm going to ask on other sites too but,

    Has anybody used/experimented with using either Xynole or Vectra in their boats to increase abrasion resistance?

    If so, any thoughts/problems/heads up for it?

    Both of these cloths appear to have straight, extruded fibers like glass and wet out similar to glass, though not as clear. Vectra is polypropylene, and I "think" Xynole is polyester. Both seem to be much tougher then glass, at least on "backyard" tests.


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